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Washed up on beach at Dawlish

Observed: 23rd March 2013 By: Tony WhiteheadTony Whitehead’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Washed up on beach at Dawlish. Wondering what this might be?

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ChrisMcA's picture

http://tolweb.org/onlinecontr

http://tolweb.org/onlinecontributors/app;jsessionid=60AA0C8FB3D550167C01...
(& see EOL link & google images).
Couldnt see any suitable worms; & seemed too long for stem of sand dwelling sea amemone.
However according to nat'l hist museum uk has 20 species

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Any idea on the size?

Any idea on the size?

gramandy's picture

nudus...

...I would say. Would be good to edit and place in invertebrates :)

ChrisMcA's picture

Not sure how specific 1 can

Not sure how specific 1 can be with Sipuncula (which is a Phylum!) if that's what it is.S. nudus is in Collins' '96 guide & is rare & reaches 36 cm

Tony Whitehead's picture

Thank you

Fascinating. It was quite long - probably 10-12 inches. I have a few more photo's which I will post.

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